Tiny niece Greta loves Peppa Pig, so I’ve been doing some Peppa knitting for her second birthday. A toy Peppa – the pattern is from Woman’s Weekly – A Peppa jumper. I used a pattern from the Sublime Children’s double knitting book, and found a chart on flickr here . It was too hot at… Read More Piiiiiiiig!
I’m cracking on with my stash busting list, and I’ve a whole outfit to show you today. Outside pics too – it must be Spring! My skirt is Vogue 1247 and the sweater is a pattern by Sirdar. I can’t find a separate knitting pattern for this (it was in Knitting magazine, April 2014) but… Read More Finished outfit! Sirdar sweater and denim skirt
Way back in March, when I was following the Coletterie Wardrobe Architect series, I chose some sets of colours to use when planning my wardrobe. I think this has been the most useful thing I’ve learned so far for planning. Choosing some colours which work together mean that separates are much more likely to form… Read More Wardrobe Architect colours scarf
I’ve been quiet clothes sewing-wise for a while. I was finding the gap between the way I wanted things to be finished and my abilities a bit frustrating! I used to be perfectly happy to walk around with a not-very invisible zip and a wonky hem. Now I know better, but not always how to… Read More Baby mock Fair Isle cardigan